The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 87 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing WPF 7 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.57% 1.69% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.86% 5.03% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 15
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £32,217
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
WPF
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
376 378 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.59% 33.57% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 314 343 371
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WPF
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WPF across the South Wales region.

WPF Salary Trend in South Wales

WPF
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WPF across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

WPF Salary Histogram in South Wales

WPF
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WPF within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -13 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Monmouthshire - 2 £43,750 -
WPF
Wales

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) WinForms
5 9 (47.37%) MVVM
6 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
6 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) MVC
6 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
7 6 (31.58%) WCF
8 5 (26.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (26.32%) Marketing
8 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Android
8 5 (26.32%) iPhone
8 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (26.32%) iPad
8 5 (26.32%) Xamarin
8 5 (26.32%) SAP
8 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MSTest
2 3 (15.79%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (15.79%) Moq
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) NUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (10.53%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 5 (26.32%) Electronics
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Games
3 2 (10.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C++ Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior WinForms Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) WinForms
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 6 (31.58%) WCF
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
6 3 (15.79%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (15.79%) Ninject
6 3 (15.79%) REST
6 3 (15.79%) Silverlight
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) DirectX
6 3 (15.79%) JSON
6 3 (15.79%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (15.79%) Spring.NET
7 2 (10.53%) LINQ
8 1 (5.26%) jQuery
8 1 (5.26%) WebSockets
8 1 (5.26%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) DTV
1 5 (26.32%) iPhone
1 5 (26.32%) iPad
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.79%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (15.79%) Social Network
2 3 (15.79%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (10.53%) GIS
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.26%) Replication
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) MVVM
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 4 (21.05%) OOP
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) Kanban
6 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Release Management
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) UML
8 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
3 4 (21.05%) VB
3 4 (21.05%) XAML
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) VBA
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 5 (26.32%) Xamarin
3 3 (15.79%) Facebook
3 3 (15.79%) Twitter
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) LexisNexis
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 20 days ago